26 May '12, 11am

Pop-Up Gardens, Other 'Urban Interventions' to be Showcased at Venice Architecture Biennale

Pop-Up Gardens, Other 'Urban Interventions' to be Showcased at Venice Architecture Biennale

© Pennsylvania Horticultural Society . Volunteers plant the PHS Pops Up Garden in downtown Philadelphia. Pop-up gardens, urban farms , guerrilla bike lanes , examples of crowdsourced city planning, and other urban interventions will be the focus of the official U.S. Pavilion at the upcoming 13th International Venice Architecture Biennale , the world's most prestigious architecture event. "In recent years, there has been a nascent movement of designers acting on their own initiative to solve problematic urban situations, creating new opportunities and amenities for the public," the organizers of the pavilion write on their website. Fresh Tactics For More Sustainable, Inclusive Cities "These efforts ... run the gamut from symbolic to practical, physical to virtual, whimsical to serious. But they share an optimistic willingness to venture outside conventional practice and to ...

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